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Hull-loss description
Last updated: 23 October 2017
Status:
Date:Sunday 5 May 1963
Time:06:30
Type:Silhouette image of generic DC4 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Douglas DC-4
Operator:Paraense Transportes Aéreos
Registration: PP-BTR
C/n / msn: 27237
First flight: 1944
Crew:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Total:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Airplane damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:São Paulo-Congonhas Airport (CGH) (   Brazil)
Phase: Standing (STD)
Nature:Unknown
Departure airport:?
Destination airport:?
Narrative:
The DC-4 sustained substantial damage when its wing tip was struck by a Varig DC-6B, PP-YSI (msn 44166), that was taxiing for takeoff.

Classification:
Ground collision

Sources:
» Folha de São Paulo 6 May 1963, p1°Cad/10


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